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16-year-old boy stabs mother 100 times in her home before hosting party for friends

By Mason White 2:51 PM August 18, 2015
Kit Darrant 

By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A 16-year-old boy was arrested on a charge of murder after stabbing his mother more than 100 times before hosting a party at her home for his friends, police in Florida said.

Now, 19-year-old Kit Darrant of North Miami, has been sentenced to serve 28 years in prison after pleading guilty to murder.

According to the police investigation, Darrant got into an argument with his mother, 35-year-old Renette Emile, before choking and stabbing her more than 100 times.

Darrant covered her body with sheets and sprinkled laundry detergent on her in order to cover up the smell. He took care of his 3-year-old brother all while the decomposing body of his mother lied on the floor of her bedroom.

He skipped school and hosted a party for his friends at the home before he was arrested. In court, Darrant publicly apologized for his actions and said that he regrets the immense pain he has caused to others.